sen teaching assistant in lancing

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£ 12,000 per year
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lancing, west sussex
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job type
£ 12,000 per year
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01293 527416
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job description

Are you an understanding and tolerant individual?
Do you have the skills to work effectively with special needs students?
Are you resilient enough to work with learners who struggle with daily tasks that appear difficult to them?

The children (ages 5-13) have a variety of special needs as they are on the autistic spectrum (ASC) as well as having social, emotional and mental health difficulties (SEMH) which comes with its challenges and its strengths.

This specialised school ,based near the Lancing area, is looking for a full-time SEN teaching assistant who will support and guide students through out their school day making sure that the students have a fun, educational and safe school experience.

School Benefits:
Career progression
Access to all training workshops
Free school meals
Free on-site parking
Easily accessible by public transport

Benefits for working with Randstad:
Out of hours service
Specialised 1:1 consultant
E-learning for further CPD
Work pattern flexibility

Your responsibilities will include:
Working inside or outside the classroom with individuals or groups
Adapting support according to needs
Looking after children's physical, social and emotional welfare
Creating a stimulating environment
Preparing learning materials under the supervision of the teacher

The ideal candidate may posses the following skills and capabilities:
*Commitment to working with pupils with special educational needs
*Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
*The ability to manage confrontation and challenging behaviour
*Team working skills
*Initiative and problem-solving skills

Do you feel that this is a rewarding role for you? Then apply ASAP.

For more information about this role contact Sarah Elmasry on 01293-527416 or email for a chat about the role.

Further more, we have an array of positions in West Sussex which may also be of interest to you.
Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools.
Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.